Industry Resources

As the peak industry body, AGHA is committed to provide the support and industry resources your business needs to thrive. When we receive relevant resources, interesting articles or businesses knowledge to share, we will share them with you here. You will also find some great free resources from key industry experts Jen Bishop and Emily Osmond. We hope you find something to inspire you and your business.



AGHA Business Partner Hunt & Hunt Lawyers have shared fact sheets discussing the topic of both retail and commercial leases in the wake of COVID-19. See more below:

PDF: COVID-19 & Commercial Leases – Victorian Regulations

PDF: Retail & Commercial Leases in a COVID-19 World

PDF: Mandatory Industry Code: Commercial Leases.

PDF: Requirements for JobKeeper Enabling Directions & Agreements.


Better HR

AGHA Business Partner, Better HR have made available the below videos to support you understand both the Federal Government’s JobKeeper subsidy as well as the process you are required to follow when temporarily standing down employees during COVID-19. AGHA Members can also access a free Better HR hotline service and other discounted services.

JobKeeper Payments
In the below video, Sean Wilson CEO of Better HR discusses the new JobKeeper subsidy introduced by the Federal Government and answers questions you may have. Click here to watch.

Standing Down Employees Lawfully
If you are planning to temporarily stand down some of your employees as a result of the impacts from COVID-19, it’s very important that you do so lawfully, or you could be held liable for employee claims to recover unpaid wages in the future. In this video, Sean Wilson CEO of Better HR talks about three key factors you need to take into account before making any decisions. Click here to watch.

Hotline Service
Better HR provide AGHA Members with free access to their HR advice hotline, as well as a 25% rebate on your first year of any Better HR Software subscription paid upfront. For more information on these member-only offers, click here. Alternatively,  if you are not an AGHA Member, join here and take advantage of these offers.


Read the Interiors Addict Blog & e-Book

JenFormer journalist and magazine editor Jen Bishop is the original Interiors Addict. An ordinary girl with no design qualifications, just a serious passion for everything interior design.

What started as a hobby, Interiors Addict has been Jen’s full-time job for over seven years and attracts over 100,000 unique readers each month and has an Instagram following of over 90,000. Jen believes that everyone should be proud of their living space, regardless of budget and whether you own or rent. Download Jen’s free interior design e-book below!



Listen to The Emily Osmond Show

EOSEmily Osmond is a marketing expert who through her online Program, The Modern Marketing Collective and her podcast The Emily Osmond Show, teaches business owners how to improve their businesses online presence in today’s digital landscape.

An Apple “New & Noteworthy” featured podcast and one of the top new marketing podcasts being listened to across Australia, you can listen to a new episode every Tuesday, with a combination of guest interviews and quick tips.

To listen on either Spotify or Apple Podcasts click one of the links below or check out Emily’s website here. Plus, you can listen to a special episode of The Emily Osmond Show sponsored by AGHA here, as Emily chats with Jen Bishop and learns how Jen got started in the business and the lessons she has learnt along the way.



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